March 3, 2016 Y O

Laces Out! Lab Programme

We are all very excited to kick off the Laces Out! Lab, in partnership with Scott’s Menswear. The Laces Out! Lab is a new element of the festival set up to meet the demand of the festival’s core audience by offering a multi-layered programme of curated sneaker culture and lifestyle entertainment and activity, including themed panels and Q&As with leading figures in the international sneaker industry, live performances and DJ sets and various brand activation and demonstrations.

The launch of Laces Out! Lab will feature a DJ set by the legendary Hip-Hop & sneaker expert, Bobbito Garcia, alongside pioneering DJ and BBC 1Xtra broadcaster, Semtex, UK Hip-Hop legends Rodney P and Skitz, supported by some of our region’s top DJs – DJ Stylus, No Fakin, DJ 2Kind, Madnice and Pooky! Schedule below:



12.00 – 13.00 Madnice Marauders

13.00 – 14.00 SertOne

14.00 – 15.00 Panel: ‘SneakerFreaks’ with Alex Synamatix (Editor, The Daily Street) , Megan Munro (Style Editor, Complex UK), Benji Blunt (Shoe Customiser), David Mackey (Owner, Lost Art) and Jay Montessori (Owner, Transalpino Liverpool). Hosted by: DJ Semtex

15.00 – 16.00 DJ Stylus

16.00 – 17.00 In Conversation with Bobbito Garcia & DJ Semtex – Hip-Hop, Sneakers and NY Cultural impact

17.00 – 17.30 No Fakin’

17.30 – 18.15 Rodney P x Daddy Skitz

18.15 – 19.30 DJ Semtex

19.30 – 21.00 Bobbito Garcia

Alongside the music we have Cutthroat Pete on hand to deliver some of the best haircuts and shaves around, a number of traders including Krate&Co, Shoe customising demos by Benji Blunt and an  exclusive offer by our room partner, Scott’s Menswear.


Don’t forget that we also have music taking place in the Marketplace (Furnace) too. Schedule as below:

12.00 – 13.00 Pooky

13.00-14.00DJ Stylus

14.00 – 15.00 Madnice Marauders

15.00 – 16.00 No Fakin’

16.00 – 17.00 DJ 2Kind


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